A living room is the first room that one sees when you or a visitor enters the home. Decorating it to give it a welcoming and warm look is a good idea. What makes a major difference to the way a room look depends a lot on the wall color besides the furniture. In fact, sometimes it is better to choose the wall color judiciously when you already have furniture and need to just paint the walls. As far as living room paint color ideas go, keeping a good balance of light and dark usually works. It will maintain the balance of the different colors in the room.
Most visitors will see the living room of your home first. In fact, some may not go beyond the living room. They will leave with the impression of you and your home depending on what they see in this room alone. So when you create a warm, welcoming and comfortable look with the perfect balance of décor and colors you will create a good impression of yourself. Your home after all is an extension of your own personality. If you have dark furniture it is better to have light walls and vice versa in a living room. So here are some inspirational paint color ideas for living rooms that you will surely like.
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When you have sofas in such a vivid orange color slate grey and white walls are a perfect balance in wall color.
This is a lovely shade of green that the living room walls have giving it a fresh look along with the white décor.
White walls with a hint of gray are a superb color combination that gives the living room a classy elegant look.
To go well with the classy wooden flooring this living room has lovely walls in light grey with dark grey mural.
The whitish grey walls give this living room a bright look despite the dark grey furniture.
Self patterned slate grey walls look fantastic in this brightly lit living room and go well with the wooden flooring.
The light grey walls give the stark white furniture and bright red curtains a subdued balance in this living room.
To match the wooden flooring the walls in the living room have a grayish brown wood like finish that looks superb.
A classy living room that looks out onto the cityscape deserves a rich and attractive rust color to match the style.
This living room has the perfect shade of beige that complements the rest of the décor to perfection.
Tiles with a lovely pinkish grey color give this living room a smart and warm look that’s very inviting.
Having living room walls in the lightest possible grey color is a good idea with dark blue furniture and a bright red carpet.
Living room walls that have a red wine sort of color will create a lovely heady and warm effect on visitors.
Grey is normally a cool color but these living room walls having a very light shade that makes the room very warm and welcoming.
Graining textured walls in light grey gives this living room a very rustic and trendy look.
When the décor is mostly in rich dark brown and ochre light brown walls balance the effect in this living room.
A mural in light brown detailing the cityscape gives these cream-colored walls a sudden splash of color.
Cream colored walls give this spacious living room a bright and sunny look that is very welcoming.
Dark red is a rich color that these living room walls have so the simple slate grey décor is just what is needed.
Pitch black furniture when balanced with light grey walls and flooring makes a very modern living room.
To go well with the modern blue décor and furniture the light grey colored walls in this living room are just perfect.
Modern flooring and simple serviceable furniture goes well with the white walls in this living room.
The chocolate-colored rectangular patch with cream walls adds to the ambience of this elegant living room.
The pearly white walls of this living room are a perfect match for the potted plants, wooden furniture and straw carpet.
A lovely shade of greenish blue is what makes this lovely living room looks cozy and welcoming.